On March 25th the 2018 JUNO Awards will go down at Rogers Arena, in Vancouver, BC. Arcade Fire have just been announced to perform at the gala and will also receive the International Achievement Award, following the likes of Bryan Adams, Alanis Morissette, Celine Dion, and Drake – and more.
Win Butler, Régine Chassagne, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, and RAM have recorded a theme song, “Ann Ale! (Let’s Go!)”, for their inaugural Krewe du Kanaval in New Orleans tomorrow, Feb 6th. The press release: Preservation Hall Horns, RAM, and Win Butler and Regine Chassagne of Arcade Fire Release Theme Song
The b-side off the Put Your Money on Me 12″ vinyl single. Win Butler: “The B side on the Put Your Money on Me 12 inch is not a remix, but the original mix of the demo that ended up getting developed into the song. I really like it, and
Quite a few new live dates have been announced recently for 2018. Details and ticket links etc for all upcoming shows here. The new dates: MARCH 1-4 Okeechobee, FL, USA 🇺🇸 Okeechobee Music & Arts Festival — JUNE 11 Rotterdam, Netherlands 🇳🇱 Rotterdam Ahoy — JUNE 13 Zurich, Switzerland 🇨🇭
Arcade Fire asked the band, Bomba Estéreo, opening for them on their Latin American tour to remix a song of theirs, they chose Everything Now. Simón Mejía of Bomba Estéreo elaborated on how the remix came about and more. When Win suggested a couple of tracks from Arcade Fire’s album